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Quorum Books Measuring the Employment Effects of Regulation: Where Did the Jobs Go?
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Quorum Books Measuring the Employment Effects of Regulation: Where Did the Jobs Go?

An increasing amount of attention has been focused on the employment effect of governmental regulation. Controversy over the implementation and impacts of governmental rules are now central to current public policy debates

Quorum Books - 9781567200706

Wiley The Jenny Craig Story: How One Woman Changes Millions of Lives
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Wiley The Jenny Craig Story: How One Woman Changes Millions of Lives

"A fascinating insight into the world of big business and how a little Cajun girl from New Orleans can achieve great success in this country." —Dick Van Patten, actor (Eight Is Enough)

Wiley - 9780471708964

Praeger Publishers Africa and the Challenge of Development: Acquiescence and Dependency versus Freedom and Development
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Praeger Publishers Africa and the Challenge of Development: Acquiescence and Dependency versus Freedom and Development

Although much has been written about African development since the beginning of independence, officials in government have contributed very few studies directly involved in development work. This book fills that gap by

Praeger Publishers - 9780275932213

Greenwood Press Industrialization and Development: A Third World Perspective (International Development Resource Books)
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Greenwood Press Industrialization and Development: A Third World Perspective (International Development Resource Books)

This book documents and analyzes current trends in the industrialization and industrial development of Third World countries, and evaluates the progress they have made in the past decade in attaining the long

Greenwood Press - 9780313241376

Verso Market Driven Politics: Neoliberal Democracy and the Public Interest
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Verso Market Driven Politics: Neoliberal Democracy and the Public Interest

Market Driven Politics is an empirical examination of the extent to which politics and policy are conditioned, or even determined, by global economic forces. With the globalization of the capitalist economy the

Verso - 9781859844977

Zed Books Participation--From Tyranny to Transformation?: Exploring New Approaches to Participation in Development
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Zed Books Participation--From Tyranny to Transformation?: Exploring New Approaches to Participation in Development

Participatory techniques have established themselves in both project implementation in developing countries and community interventions in industrial countries. Recently, participation has been fashionably dismissed as more rhetoric than substance, and subject to

Zed Books - 9781842774601

Vintage The New Dealers: Power Politics in the Age of Roosevelt
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Vintage The New Dealers: Power Politics in the Age of Roosevelt

This bold new analysis of the New Deal dramatically revises our vision of the Roosevelt legacy -- and of the new relation between government and business it made a central fact of

Vintage - 9780679747819

University Press Of America To Market, To Market: Reinventing Indianapolis
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University Press Of America To Market, To Market: Reinventing Indianapolis

The national preoccupation with efforts to "reinvent" government, and to privatize service delivery must be implemented in the "real world" environment of local government, where the application of a market approach carries

University Press Of America - 9780761819820

Greenwood Press State Against Development: The Experience of Post-1965 Zaire (Contributions in Afro-American and African Studies
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Greenwood Press State Against Development: The Experience of Post-1965 Zaire (Contributions in Afro-American and African Studies

This study evaluates the state-initiated policies in post-1965 Zaire and their impact on the Zairean people. The author ascertains the overt and underlying relevancy of the priority that the state has accorded

Greenwood Press - 9780313282133

Quorum Books Saudi Arabian Industrial Investment: An Analysis of Government-Business Relationships
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Quorum Books Saudi Arabian Industrial Investment: An Analysis of Government-Business Relationships

The future for all the nations of the world, whether diverse- or single-commodity countries, is bound up in effective economic development. In particular, an understanding of the relationship between a government and

Quorum Books - 9780899305950

Univ Of Minnesota Press Union Pacific: Volume II, 1894-1969
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Univ Of Minnesota Press Union Pacific: Volume II, 1894-1969

The second volume in the history of the Union Pacific begins after the financial panic of 1893, one of the worst depressions Americans had yet experienced, which pushed the railroad into bankruptcy.

Univ Of Minnesota Press - 9780816644605

Routledge Banking on Knowledge: The Genesis of the Global Development Network (Warwick Studies Inglobalisation)
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Routledge Banking on Knowledge: The Genesis of the Global Development Network (Warwick Studies Inglobalisation)

Timely, original, provocative, and one of the first studies of the way in which the World Bank is reinventing itself as the "Knowledge Bank." Essential for those with an interest in the

Routledge - 9780415248488

Greenwood Press Corporate Hegemony: (Contributions in Economics and Economic History)
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Greenwood Press Corporate Hegemony: (Contributions in Economics and Economic History)

With the continuing consolidation of corporate holdings through wave after wave of mergers and acquisitions, the ubiquitous power of major corporations is of increasing concern from both a practical and a theoretical

Greenwood Press - 9780313267116

Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa
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Public Opinion, Democracy, and Market Reform in Africa

Based on the Afrobarometer, a survey research project, this examination of public opinion in sub-Saharan Africa reveals what ordinary Africans think about democracy and market reforms, subjects on which almost nothing is

Cambridge University Press - 9780521841917

Praeger Publishers International Maoism in the Developing World
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Praeger Publishers International Maoism in the Developing World

The Maoist movement was the most important dissident force within International Communism in the period following World War II. Based on first-hand observation as well as the scattered research on the Maoist

Praeger Publishers - 9780275961497

Palgrave Macmillan Global Markets and the Developing Economy (International Finance and Development Series)
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Palgrave Macmillan Global Markets and the Developing Economy (International Finance and Development Series)

E.V.K. FitzGerald takes a fresh approach to the macroeconomics of developing countries, based on the influence of global markets on domestic savings, private investment, firm behaviors, employment levels and income distribution. He

Palgrave Macmillan - 9781403915382

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